Entire frame of Notre Dame Cathedral on fire after spire collapses in Paris

Firefighters are battling a massive blaze at the French capital’s iconic Notre Dame Cathedral.

A church spokesman has told French media that all of the cathedral’s frame is burning after part of the spire of the 12th-century monument collapsed.

The cathedral is home to incalculable works of art and is one of the world’s most famous tourist attractions.

The cause of the blaze was not known.